acl injury

Find a coach, step into the weight room, and fuel your body to become an even better athlete than you were before your injury.
Sometimes it takes an injury to show us what we really value in life.
Over the last two decades, kids between the ages of 6 and 18 have seen a rise in ACL tears.
It is time that you, the athlete, get a dose of reality so you can prevent a major injury.
I call out all the fitness specialists who would have you believe they can prevent sport and training-related injury.
Young athletes are not taught how to move properly - basic things like squatting, running, and landing mechanics.
Try these poses to keep the hamstring engaged when it is stretching. Even if you are not hypermobile, you can benefit from strengthening this muscle group and learning not to lock out the knee.
Being a physical therapist and CrossFit coach allows me to look at movement from a unique perspective. In the CrossFit box, that look is visually painful most of the time.
You may have heard of the hormone relaxin in reference to pregnant women, but we all have it - men and women. Does it and your cycle play a part in injury, specifically ACL injury, in women?
ACL injuries are common injuries in may sports. The knee undergoes many opposing forces during practice and competition. Now, science takes a new look at what causes an ACL injury.